There are certain songs that everyone likes, and I mean everyone. “Proud Mary” performed by Ike and Tina Turner is one of them.
Kali Uchis’ style in her song “Know What I Want” is stylistically clever and refreshing
Tamara Wellons’ new single “Behind the Veil” is as uplifting as it is musically sophisticated, and the video treatment really shows the warmth of her personality.
This song of the day has piano and groove that is pure bliss while creating a head nodding state of mind.
Samuel Jonathan Johnson brings the funk with this in-the-pocket classic, “Sweet Love,” off his one and only album entitled My Music.
Most folks that follow dance music these days probably recognize the bass riff and synth line from “What I Like” by Anthony and the Camp. But the OG is where it is at for me.
Kelela is a phenomenal singer/songwriter who is pushing the boundaries of R&B with her futuristic, eerie yet enchanting song stylings.
The quintessential soul survivor Bobby Womack gets a nice, thumping tribute from a-list dance floor funk producer Jayl Funk.
This R-point edit of Jill Scott’s “I’m Not Afraid” (from the 2004 Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2 album) is so well done; I love the way he teases the groove of the original.
London-based dancer and chanteuse, FKA Twigs, has consistently been putting out amazing videos and songs within the past year. Her latest, “Two Weeks,” a teaser for her upcoming album LP1, brings about an even higher production value with an effects-heavy video.